Day: April 6, 2018

Montenegro: Anti-corruption journalist survives car bomb

Montenegro: Anti-corruption journalist survives car bomb

Police in Montenegro are quoted by the local press saying they believe that a car bomb that exploded in front of the home of Montenegrin journalist Sead Sadiković on April 1 was a targeted threat. Sead Sadiković is known for a critical weekly TV show reporting on corruption and organized crime in Montenegro. He escaped the explosion …

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Irish Times: The Double Life of Ali Sadr

Irish Times: The Double Life of Ali Sadr

From the Irish Times: “According to the US indictment, it seems as though Ali Sadr was living a double life. At the same time as he was allegedly orchestrating the financial links between Iran and Venezuela, he also set about establishing a bank in Malta.” If you haven’t found a copy of the Financial Times …

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Read about Slovakia and think about Malta

Read about Slovakia and think about Malta

The temptation is not to write about it again because it’s been said before. The greater temptation is not to read about it again. Rewind to pre-2013. Reading about Malta in the world news was rare but mostly fun. We rarely looked forward to the football reports on the international news because Malta was worth …

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